Hestad, Marsha Anne (Died on 23 Aug 2011)
appeared in Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Sep 2011, p. 23

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Hestad, Dr. Marsha Anne 61, of Northbrook, August 23, 2011. Beloved daughter of Florence Anne and the late Bjorn Hestad. Dear sister of Patricia (Stephen) Krueger and Peter M. (Jackie) Hestad. Aunt of Jamie and Mark Hestad. A 1968 graduate of Glenbrook North, Marsha received a BA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, an MA from the National College of Education and a Doctorate from Loyola University. Throughout Marsha's career she taught at many elementary schools around the country, even abroad at an international school in Greece. She was also a principal of elementary schools in Bensenville and Libertyville. Marsha is most notably recognized for her writing and implementation of curriculum for gifted children. Following retirement as Director of Curriculum in Lake Forest District 67, she served as the Headmaster at The Science and Arts Academy, a private school for gifted children in Des Plaines. She touched the lives of many people. Her exuberance and zest for life will be greatly missed. Service and interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to NorthShore University HealthSystem Hospice 4901 Searle Parkway, Suite 160 P.O. Box 1006 Skokie, Illinois 60076-8006. Funeral Info 847-998-1020. Arrangements by N.H. Scott & Hanekamp Funeral Home, Glenview

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1 Sep 2011
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23 Aug 2011
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Hestad, Marsha Anne (Died on 23 Aug 2011)